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Just a Thought

Ah, I love her madly though I do, bolshy little waif that she is. She’s like a sister to us. Seven spanking years of history we’ve clocked up. That’s a third of her life and a quarter of mine. And … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, But which will bloom most constantly? —Emily Bronte/Love and Friendship

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A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship. —Mark Zusak/The Book Thief

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16 Blocks

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Romance fails us and so do friendships, but the relationship of a parent and child, less noisy than all others, remains indelible and indestructible, the strongest relationship on earth. —Theodor Reik

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The best friend will probably acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is founded on the talent for friendship. —Friedrich Nietzsche

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I talk. Jim runs. I tilt stones, Jim grabs the cold junk under the stones and – lickety-split! I climb hills. Jim yells off church steeples. I got a bank account. Jim’s got the hair on his head, the yell … Continue reading

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Was there no friendship in the world without treachery hidden at the heart of it? —Emma Donoghue/Slammerkin

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Kimber and Sasha

Every time I spend time with people I realize how much I like people that are like me, and I realize how rare a gift it is to find people that are like me. Sasha is a bit like me. … Continue reading

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I always felt that the great high privilege, relief, and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing. —Katherine Mansfield

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